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Rage 2 seems like a by-the-numbers open-world affair

id Software's Rage was a bit of a mixed bag back when it released nearly a decade ago. Trying its damnedest to combine a bunch of different genres together, it felt nothing like id's back catalog, while lacking a clear identity of its own. ...

 
 
 
 
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Double Fine's Rad welcomes you to the post-post-apocalypse

Bandai Namco invited me by its PAX East booth to get a look at Double Fine's upcoming action rogue-like Rad. The top-down action game has you pummeling mutants for survival in a randomly generated world that has succumbed to not one but two...

 
 
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SiNKR 2 has gotten its hooks in me

As I've grown older in age, I've developed an appreciation for minimalist puzzle games. There's something so appealing about playing a title that cuts out all of the excesses of the triple-A market and hones in on the mechanics that carry...

 
 
 
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Wrath: Aeon of Ruin is a great mixture of old and new

Before Wrath: Aeon of Ruin was announced, Destructoid's CJ had teased me by saying, "This game has you written all over it." I was very intrigued, but CJ is a man of his word and did not break embargo. Even when I was speculating about the ...

 
 
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Blaster Master Zero 2 might get some DLC

The first thing I did at PAX East yesterday was hit up Matt Papa and Takuya Aizu of Inti Creates about a question I've had on my mind ever since they shadow-dropped Blaster Master Zero 2 last week: Will the game get character DLC? The ...

 
 
 
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Borderlands 3 revealed during Randy Pitchford magic show

Amid long-winded setups for magic tricks and counting nearly 50 cards (multiple times), Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford managed to formally reveal Borderlands 3. The trailer that's embedded above tells you just about everything you need t...

 
 
 
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Bulletstorm is launching on Switch this summer

Bulletstorm's over-the-top, combo-chaining, explosive, obscene action is coming to a new platform in a few months. One of the first proper announcements at Gearbox's PAX East panel is that Bulletstorm is being ported to Switch. This ve...

 
 
 
 
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This teaser is probably Borderlands 3, but who really knows?

As we inch ever closer to PAX East tomorrow, Gearbox Software is ramping up the teasers for its Borderlands related project. Many are speculating that this is indeed Borderlands 3, but who can really say? With the way current industry trend...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a 4-day pass for PAX East

Win a 4-day badge to PAX East in our latest contest! If you're going to be in Boston March 28-31, you might as well go to PAX East. What's this? Don't have passes? Well, you're in luck, because we do! Win a 4-day badge to PAX East from your...

 
 
 
 
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Sign me up for Castle Crashers on Switch

[Update: In addition to the Switch tease, there's also a nod to Castle Crashers on PS4.] The thought hadn't crossed my mind lately, but yeah, Castle Crashers would rule pretty hard on Nintendo Switch. In a tweet today, The Behemoth seemed t...

 
 
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Borderlands 3 is a safe bet for PAX East

Gearbox Software has acknowledged that its PAX East 2019 panel is an opportune time to lift the lid on Borderlands 3 once and for all. The studio shared some rather unsubtle teaser art earlier today. I mean, they used the eyes. You don't u...

 
 
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Nintendo's PAX East booth includes Mortal Kombat 11

Can we really be this close to PAX East? A couple short weeks from now, Nintendo will haul third-party games like Mortal Kombat 11 and assorted indie titles to Boston for a public preview. Here's the lineup: Nintendo Booth #18055 Yoshi's C...

 
 
 
 




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Whispering Willow

I dunno whats more insulting about this mobile game - Theft of assets from Hades while having a good artist already, throwing gacha in or renaming Nyx as

 
Parismio

The Voicinary is pretty good at injecting Serotonin in less than 30 seconds

 
Gimic300

Think I found a new favorite novelty jigsaw, the Impossibles series from No defined edge, 5 extra pieces, and a repeating background that isnt shown completely on the Dont think they are still being made

 
Gamemaniac3434

Living ship,

 
JohnSmith123

So first boss of Nioh Has some big Dark Souls ninja I love Also this man just pulled out a cat like a Should I be scared?

 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

Happy Belated Birthday to both Bateman and Hope you both had a Groovy

 
TheIntern

One day, were going to get a survival/crafting game, set in the Warhammer 40k universe, at the end of the Golden Age of The Eye of Terror is born, youre stranded on an alien world, and you only have an STC databank and your will to

 
absolutfreak

Been a while since the last update, moving along nicely on the I think down to only 6 remaining from Indomitus, but they are mostly characters models at this point, and will take a bit longer

 
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Okay you hip youngsters, explain cold brew coffee to

 
 

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